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Cable & Wire Industrial Engineer

Requisition ID:  10701
Location:  Worcester, MA, US, 01603
Alternative Locations: 
Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Employment Experience:  3-5 years
Travel:  None


Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $13 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

Consumer, network and datacenter applications change at an exponential pace and the Data and Devices business is at the heart of a continuously expanding connected life. Accordingly, we provide responsive, iterative and fundamentally agile capabilities and conceived, designed and manufactured to support today's demands. Our customers are building the devices and the infrastructure that is redefining what information technology means. Our products push markets and meet the ever changing need of the evolving, more connected, data-driven world. We are enhancing the way we do business, focusing on the most important things and staying agile and responsive to the needs of a faster, more connected world.

Job Overview

The Manufacturing Engineer provides economical solutions to improve & create processes for the manufacture of wire & cable.  This position interacts with Quality, Operations Management, Manufacturing Development Engineering, Product Engineering, raw material suppliers and equipment manufacturers. This position is responsible for the continuous improvement, cost reduction and process sustaining activities required of a high precision, high bandwidth product base. TEGTA16

Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Process Development/Documentation – Cabling & Braiding Process.
  • Time & Motion Studies
  • Maintain Work Center Database
  • Assist with Improvement/Documentation – all other areas of cable manufacturing.
  • Manufacturing Equipment and Process Standardization.
  • Tooling Specification & Design Standardization..
  • Interact with outside equipment & material suppliers to ensure specification/requirements are met.
  • Support Cost Reduction Initiatives.
  • Support  Technical Problem Solving & Lean Activities.
  • Provide Technical support for maintenance activities.
  • Interact with test lab on process/product qualification activities.

Job Requirements/Experience Necessary

  • Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical or Plastics Engineering Degree preferred or a minimum 5 years manufacturing experience in wire & cable.
  • Experience in a fast-paced specialty cable manufacturing a plus
  • Knowledge of materials used in the manufacture of wire & cable a plus.
  • Knowledge of Extrusion Process or Plastics Processing a plus.

Competencies and Characteristics:

  • Capable of managing a high number of tasks at any one time.
  • Able to be self-motivated and respond with little direction.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Nearest Major Market: Worcester

Job Segment: Industrial, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Developer, Manufacturing, Engineering, Technology

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